Bayside, NY, and Rochester, NY: Ear-Say Books and Visual Studies Workshop, 1983. Lehrer, Warren. Limited Edition. Printed boards in slipcase. 152p, many typographic ills. Written and designed by Lehrer. Printed by offset lithography. "All photo-typesetting was set by the author on a compugraphic editwriter 7500 an itek quadritek 1200 and a mergenthaler v.i.p. typesetter." No. 211 of 300 signed copies. Fine. Item #30294
A typographic experiment that can be read alone or used as a script and performance score for seven characters. Singly or in various groupings they babble, converse, sing, dance, and play instruments. Each character is given his or her own typeface; the page layout,f ont, line endings, and empty spaces indicate the timing, volume and emphasis, brerath pauses, and silences. Stage directions appear in the left margins.